Iranian crown. "The Kiani Crown made on the orders of Fath Ali Shah is undoubtedly one of the most fabulous crowns ever made in the history of the monarchies of the world." Fabulous information on this crown at the originating website.
Historie om smykkerne, ejet af : Prinsesse Louise Dronning (1808-1870) Prince Frederick Louise, Nederlandene, prinsesse Louisa Carl XV i Sverige (1828-1871), og hendes datter Louise Dronning af Preussen og (1776-1810) Prinsesse Louise Frederik VIII i Danmark (1851-1926), hustru Marie-Louise Prince ShaomburgLippe (1875-1906), Prins Frederik af Preussen Sigismund prinsesse Louise (1897-1938), prins-of- Preussen (1971-2009)
Catherine the Great was such an energetic empress that she reorganized the provincial government, began state-sponsored education, and codified laws. Embracing western ideas, she enncouraged French customs and language, wrote plays and histories, and organized court performances. As a serious student of French thinkers, she led the Englightment.
THE OCEANS TIARA~ Created in 2011 by Van Cleef & Arpels for Princess Charlene of Monaco, gift from Prince Albert II of Monaco on the occasion of their 2011 wedding. Represents ocean waves, can be converted into a necklace. More than 850 diamonds and 359 sapphires in three shades, totaling over 1,200 stones and 70 carats.
Tiara of Farah Diba Pahlavi (by Harry Winston), Empress of Iran, Shabanou : the wedding other one
The diamond was also cut to produce this Cullinan III and IV Brooch, commissioned by Queen Mary in 1911, and the Delhi Durbar Necklace and Cullinan Pendant. The pendant is the Cullinan VII - a marquise cut diamond of 8.8 carats
The oldest surviving English crown,1370-80 - think of the history this crown has witnessed!